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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 12:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 23' North, Longitude: 163° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.8"1002.49 miWest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 miSouth1002.69 mi
24 hours11° 11' 57.6"772.42 miEast4° 34' 27.0"314.29 miSouth835.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 2:46 AM727 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 12:46 AM1528 km950 miles825 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 1:46 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 2:46 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 2:46 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 12:46 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 12:46 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest W
AlofiTue 1:46 AM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 12:46 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 2:46 AM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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